Base and shoulder fragment of a kohl jar
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1804 X
Height: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It is made of a hard fine black mottled drab stone. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is missing. The rest of the jar is missing.
From Kerma, 1804 X. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition